Scientific Programmes of the Centre

In implementation of the programmes approved at various meetings of the Governing Council/Bureau held during 1993 - 2017, the Centre has organised 101 workshops; courses, training programmes, meetings and conferences in 19 different countries, namely, Bangladesh, Colombia, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Iran, Malaysia, Malawi, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Turkey, Uganda, Vietnam, Zambia and Zimbabwe. The Centre has been implementing various scientific activities, which include, inter alia:

F    International scientific workshops / conferences and training programmes

F    Collaborative projects

F   International scientific events supported by the Centre

F    Other programmes

The workshop and training programmes provide: 

       Scientist-to-scientist and institution-to-institution contacts;


       Familiarization of scientists with the latest developments and techniques in the subject;


       Identification of areas of training and expert assistance;


       Identification of collaborative projects between member countries; and


       Identification of technologies, which may be negotiated between them